Part of our support is sharing good practice. Here you’ll find a range of resources on the issues that matter most to our members.

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Latest resources

Factsheet: Welcome to the LGA Independent Group
This factsheet provides an introduction to the support provided by the LGA Independent Group

Factsheet: challenge your local budget
This useful factsheet provides top tips for members not in the administration looking to challenge their local budget. 

Factsheet: Time Management
This useful factsheet provides members with some top tips for juggling the many demands on your time. 

Factsheet: Social Media
Social Media is a useful tool for all members to use, but there are pitfalls if not used correctly. This factsheet summarises some top tips for using Facebook or Twitter to engage with your residents. 

Factsheet: Stress Busters
Developed with leading social enterprise, Turning Point, for our members, this factsheet provides some really useful tips for managing stressful situations.

External Report: Declaring a Climate Change Emergency
Arup, an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, architects, consultants and technical specialists, have published guidance for local authorities who have declared a climate emergency.